pre-op
adjective Date: 1934 preoperative

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  • pre-op — also pre·op (prēʹŏp ) Informal adj. Preoperative: pre op testing; a pre op patient. n. 1. A preoperative patient. 2. A section of a hospital providing preoperative treatment. * * * …   Universalium

  • pre-op — Abreviatura de preparación para la operación. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • pre-op — [ prēˌäp] 1. informal adj. short for preoperative 2. n. a tranquilizing injection or other treatment administered in preparation for a surgical operation …   Useful english dictionary

  • pre-op — 1. adjective preoperative 2. noun a preoperative patient or procedure …   Wiktionary

  • PRE-OP — Before Surgery (Medical » Physiology) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • pre-op — preoperative …   Medical dictionary

  • pre-op — adjective informal short for preoperative …   English new terms dictionary

  • pre-op — • preoperative …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • pre|op´e|ra|tive|ly — pre|op|e|ra|tive «pree OP uhr uh tihv, uh RAY tihv», adjective. occurring before a surgical operation: »preoperative treatment. –pre|op´e|ra|tive|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • pre|op|e|ra|tive — «pree OP uhr uh tihv, uh RAY tihv», adjective. occurring before a surgical operation: »preoperative treatment. –pre|op´e|ra|tive|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

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